Keep it family-friendly at these breweries in Beer City USA.
Sierra Nevada, complete with a sandbox, back patio and live music venues, is an ideal place to take your kids if you want to experience Asheville’s renowned beer scene. But it’s not the only one. Check out these other Asheville-area breweries that are perfect for families.
1. Asheville Pizza and Brewing Company
Kids love nothing more than pizza, and they’ll love it even more at this downtown spot that also boasts a game room and family movie screenings.
675 Merrimon Ave., Asheville – (828) 254-1281 – ashevillebrewing.com
2. Highland Brewing Company
For kids who like to get out and play, nothing beats Highland’s sprawling Meadow, a massive field where you’ll find concerts in the summer and plenty of space for the little ones to run around the rest of the year.
12 Old Charlotte Highway, Asheville – (828) 299-3370 – highlandbrewing.com
3. New Belgium Brewing
This River Arts District destination has a huge grassy lawn for games, free tours for all ages, gardens to explore, food trucks and live music when it’s warm out.
21 Craven St., Asheville – (828) 333-6900 – newbelgium.com
4. Oskar Blues
Another brewing behemoth where you’ll regularly find live music, a farmers market, and “jam sessionsâ€ where even a kid who doesn’t know a C sharp from a HI-C has a place in the band.
342 Mountain Industrial Drive, Brevard – (828) 883-2337 – oskarblues.com